The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for California. It is in effect from 4:00pm Wednesday Afternoon – 4:00am Friday Morning. The heaviest snow accumulations are expected to occur above 7,500ft, but snow is forecasted to fall below lake level.
Over 1 FOOT of Snow Above 7,500ft Wednesday Afternoon – Friday Morning.
NOAA Has Issued A Winter Storm Watch For:
Snow levels will start out around 6,000ft on Wednesday, but they are expected to drop down to 5,500ft – 4,000ft throughout the day Thursday.
Additional Storm Info:
California: 1+ Feet of Snow Above 7,500ft Wednesday Afternoon – Friday Morning
* Total snow accumulations of a foot or more above 7500 feet. - NOAA Reno, NV
CA Winter Storm Watch:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Reno NV 348 AM PST Mon Nov 13 2017 Greater Lake Tahoe Area- Including the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Stateline, and Incline Village ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Heavy snow possible...plan on difficult travel conditions. Possible damage to trees and power lines. Total snow accumulations of a foot or more above 7500 feet. Accumulations below 7500 feet are more uncertain and depend on how fast snow levels fall Thursday, but could reach 4 or more inches. * WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area. * WHEN...From Wednesday afternoon through late Thursday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are possible. VERY LONG TRAVEL DELAYS over Sierra passes possible Wednesday night through Thursday night.